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by Niven Busch
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Taken from IMDB : An American working for an oil company in Mexico shoots a man suspected of stealing the payroll; later, he fears that the man was innocent.
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by E.B. Derr
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Taken from IMDB : John Randolph (Warren Hull), an idealistic young newspaper owner who uses his paper as an instrument for the public good, uses a campaign against crime to successfully run grafting politicians out of town. District Attorney William Burnette (Wallis Clark), father of Barbara Burnette (Marsha Hunt) who John loves, learns that John's father (unknown to John) is a criminal they are seeking. He refuses to prosecute him and John, not knowing the real reason, turns against Burnette...
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Romance
Feature Films
by Harry S. Webb
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When Carl Pearson (Dennis Moore) is unjustly convicted of killing his brother, he breaks out of prison with the help of another convict to try to clear his name and also to recover some valuable airplane plans that his brother left behind. He is pursued both by the police and by the real killer, while his fellow escapee tries to turn the situation to his own advantage.
Topics: Drama, Western, Crime, Rin Tin Tin, Jr.
Feature Films
by Ralph M. Like
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Playboy Johnny Gray is framed and sent to prison after his stolen car is found at a holdup.
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Henry Hobart, William LeBaron
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eye 4,751
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A thug (Hugh Trevor) robs a young engaged couple (Marian Nixon and William Janney) of their last few dollars. When the thug's gang boss (Lowell Sherman) hears of the robbery, he gives them back their money and takes them under his wing. The thug, resentful of the couple, plans to organize a mutiny against the gang's boss, but when he is killed in a botched robbery, the police focus their attention on the young couple.
Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Constantin J. David
movies
eye 18,064
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Small town girl Kitty Traves (Martha Vickers) comes to New York with the idea of getting rich fast. Beginning as a 'model' she then becomes a divorce co-respondent in hotel room frame-ups. When her songwriting boyfriend, Dan Barker (John Beal), runs out of songs and money, she send him back to his loyal, true-blue fiancée, Linda Waring (Hillary Brooke). She moves on to marry a wealth industrialist, with divorce and alimony her only goal.
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Charles Davis, Doug Wilson
movies
eye 14,486
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When ex-small-time criminal Kelly Olson (Doug Wilson) returns to Los Angeles for his kid brother's funeral, not many people are happy to see him. Not his mother (Beppie De Vries), not his ex-girlfriend (Jeanne Baird), not the cops, and not local hood Rico Lanari (Tony Lewis). Kelly insists he's gone straight, but nobody believes him. Convinced his brother was murdered, he slips back into his thug ways to get a few answers from a bunch of low-lifes.
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Lindsley Parsons
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A tough street kid (Frankie Darro) takes the rap for a burglary committed by the son (Frank Coghlan Jr.) of his foster family and is sent to a boys reformatory, where the inmates are under the thumb of corrupt guards and a brutal prison doctor (Grant Withers).
Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Colbert Clark
movies
eye 34,694
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Taken from IMDB : When a young man is befriended by a gambling ship operator and made a partner in the business, he becomes involved in a police manhunt after he covers up a murder committed by his new partner.
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Max Alexander
movies
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Ignored by his alcoholic parents, Jimmy Wilson (Robert Lowell) starts hanging around with some shady characters. After falling in love with a lounge singer (Mary Beth Hughes), Jimmy tries to impress her by doing jobs for her shady boss. After one of these jobs goes bad, Jimmy ends up on the run.
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Phil Goldstone
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Nora Moran (Zita Johann), a young woman with a difficult and tragic past, is sentenced to die for a murder that she did not commit. She could easily reveal the truth and save her own life, if only it would not damage the lives, careers and reputations of those whom she loves.
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Ray Kirkwood
movies
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A crooked nightclub owner (Lon Chaney Jr.), pretending to go straight, is forced to kill a henchman when the latter tries to run off with the gang's latest haul.
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Lou L. Ostrow
movies
eye 5,290
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A doctor (Onslow Stevens) who has spent his career working on ways to revive the dead sees his chance to prove his theory by performing his procedures on a recently deceased dog.
Topics: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Feature Films
by Willis Kent
movies
eye 10,686
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A phony spiritualist (Mischa Auer) hypnotizes the daughter (Phyllis Barrington) of a wealthy banker (Ralph Lewis) in a scheme to swindle the banker out of his money. A reporter (Earl McCarthy) investigating the swami discovers the plot, determines to expose it.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Romance
Feature Films
by William H. Pine, William C. Thomas
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Johnny Douglas (William Eythe) investigates a train robbery, committed by brothers Paul (George Reeves) and Edmond Devereaux (Paul Valentine), in which Lucille Peters (Kasey Rogers) father (Walter Baldwin) was killed.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, George Reeves
Feature Films
by Seymour Nebenzal
movies
eye 13,474
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Julie Bronson (Jean Parker), whose father, "Pop" Bronson (Emmett Lynn) operates a desert café, is attracting the unwanted attention of a half-crazed gangster known as The Ghost (Ricardo Cortez) who runs a desert night club several miles away. The Ghost knows that "Pop" Bronson is an escaped convict and blackmails him into using his desert shack as a warehouse for "hot" stolen rubber tires to be sold on the Black Market.
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Topics: Action, Crime, Drama
Feature Films
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You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topics: Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Harry S. Webb
movies
eye 36,690
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A newly hired police chief vows to clean up a notoriously corrupt police department. When he is murdered, investigators find that there is no shortage of suspects, most of them being fellow cops.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Short Format Films
by James W. Horne
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eye 7,819
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Taken from IMDB : Michael Bellamy inherits Garr Castle, but his brother, Abel has him imprisoned unjustly and moves into the castle himself. When Michael's wife, Elaine, fails to return after visiting Abel, her sister Valerie Howett, accompanied by their father, Parker Howett and private detective Spike Holland, rent an adjoining estate, determined to investigate the case. The Green Archer: Chapter 1 - Prison Bars Beckon The Green Archer: Chapter 2 - The Face at the Window The Green Archer:...
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Topics: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Serial
Feature Films
by John R. Freuler
movies
eye 6,551
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Mad scientist works on a death ray in his mountain hideaway.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Horror
Feature Films
by Harvey Berman
movies
eye 10,766
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A rebellious punk (Jack Nicholson) of the beat generation spends his days as an amateur dirt track driver in between partying and troublemaking. He eventually kidnaps his buddy's girlfriend, kills a few police officers and finally sees his own life end in tragedy.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Jack Nicholson
Feature Films
by E.B. Derr
movies
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A pampered, snobbish young boy is sent by his father who has served time in prison for a crime he did not commit.
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Topics: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Feature Films
by Irving Lerner, Joseph Lerner
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eye 33,130
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When his best friend is murdered in pursuit of jewel smugglers, customs agent Cliff Holden (Dean Jagger) finds himself assigned to track down the killers and close the case. He flies to Europe in order to catch a return flight on which a chief suspect (Réné Paul) will be traveling.
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Topics: Crime, Film-Noir, Drama
Feature Films
by Willis Kent
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Jerry Beall (Richard Hemingway), a young newspaper reporter, intrigued by the charm and beauty of Barbara Hammond (Claudia Dell), a girl accused of murdering a female radio-star (Lola Lane), sets out to prove her innocence.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Feature Films
by William Berke
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A former gangster (Robert Kent) who was framed by a corrupt district attorney (Charles Trowbridge). With his wife and an investigative reporter he gathers proof of his innocence in hopes of clearing his name.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Feature Films
by Scott R. Dunlap
movies
eye 68,047
favorite 34
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A drama about an idealistic law student from Hell's Kitchen who unites his neighborhood pals against a gang. Originally released as "Streets of New York". You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topics: crime, drama
Feature Films
by Larry Darmour
movies
eye 12,219
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A group of passengers are trapped in a runaway Pullman car.
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Feature Films
by Bert Sternbach
movies
eye 45,424
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Widower Gary Farrell can't afford, on his $45-weekly salary as a truck driver, to send his young son, Mickey, to a high-priced military school and decides to enter heavyweight-boxing tournament in an effort to win the $500 prize money.
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Topics: Action, Crime, Drama, Sport
Feature Films
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drama
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Topic: drama
Feature Films
by Ralph Block
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A early talkie from Pathé, this crime drama starred relative newcomers Robert Armstrong and a very young Carole Lombard, the title credits still spelling her first name Carol. They play husband and wife, she threatening divorce unless he devotes more of his time to their marriage. In reality, Armstrong is an undercover detective busy investigating a dope ring lead by Reno (Sam Hardy), a crook with friends in high places. When Armstrong gets too close to the truth, Reno has him framed in the...
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Comedy, Carole Lombard
Feature Films
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A Close Call for Boston Blackie (1946) is the tenth of fourteen Columbia Pictures crime films starring Chester Morris as Boston Blackie. Cast Chester Morris as Boston Blackie Lynn Merrick as Geraldine "Gerry" Peyton Richard Lane as Inspector Farraday Frank Sully as Sergeant Matthews George E. Stone as "The Runt" from imdb Enjoyable Blackie entry with ample laughs, no big surprises 24 September 2011 | by csteidler (Minnesota) Blackie and the Runt rescue a woman (Lynn Merrick)...
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Topics: Boston Blackie, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Feature Films
by William N. Panzer
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eye 45,522
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AKA The Death Collector After being away for a couple of years, Jerry Bolanti (Joseph Cortese) is back in his tough, North Jersey neighborhood, close to swampy meadowlands where bodies get pulled from the trunks of cars and dumped. He's short on cash, so a local boss, Anthony Iadavia (Lou Criscuolo), throws him some work - as a collector and a holdup man. But Jerry's cocky and a hothead, so he makes enemies faster than he can deliver on the jobs. Whatever bag or case of cash he touches doesn't...
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Topics: Action, Crime, Drama
Feature Films
by Sam Katzman
movies
eye 38,983
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Captain Matthews (John Elliot) is paid 40,000 dollars in cash by Nick Conrad (Bryant Washburn, who also played an attorney in 'Prison Mutiny') for his shipment of silk from China. About 15 seconds after he gets the cash, he's lured away on a false pretence and robbed by Conrad's henchmen. Newspaper reporter Jerry Mason (Lawrence Gray) witnesses the robbery and steals the cash from Conrad. Conrad's thugs (all of whom have mustaches and crisp suits) chase him into his friend Fred Klein (Fuzzy...
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Topics: Action, Crime, Drama
Short Format Films
movies
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Dick Tracy movie serial (1937) - 15 chapters Information about this serial can be found on its IMDb page . This serial is already uploaded to the archives but won't play in some browsers, so I'm uploading it again in another format so that those who are not otherwise be able to enjoy it can. Chapter 01 -The Spider Strikes Chapter 02 - The Bridge of Terror Chapter 03 - The Fur Pirates Chapter 04 - Death Ride the Sky Chapter 05 - Brother against Brother Chapter 06 - Dangerous Waters Chapter 07 -...
Topics: movie serial, mystery, action, adventure, crime, drama, Dick Tracy, Ralph Byrd, Kay Hughes, Smiley...
Short Format Films
movies
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Dick Tracy movie serial (1937) - 15 chapters Information about this serial can be found on its IMDb page . This serial is already uploaded to the archives but won't play in some browsers, so I'm uploading it again in another format so that those who are not otherwise be able to enjoy it can. Chapter 01 -The Spider Strikes Chapter 02 - The Bridge of Terror Chapter 03 - The Fur Pirates Chapter 04 - Death Ride the Sky Chapter 05 - Brother against Brother Chapter 06 - Dangerous Waters Chapter 07 -...
Topics: movie serial, mystery, action, adventure, crime, drama, Dick Tracy, Ralph Byrd, Kay Hughes, Smiley...
Feature Films
by Donn Harling
movies
eye 6,265
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The story concerns a hot-shot teen (Ed Dugan) who stumbles onto a mob execution in progress. The gangsters conveniently set him up as the fall guy. He spends most of the picture on the run from both the cops and a brutish hit man called "the Indian" while he tries to unravel the plot against him.
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Topic: Crime
Sci-Fi / Horror
by Boris Petroff
movies
eye 23,718
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Driven to the edge of insanity by the execution of his older brother, Chet (Darrell Howe) is boiling over with hatred. After getting his face slashed in a senseless alley-way brawl, his paranoia begins to paint everyone around him as an enemy. He turns to his sweet younger sister, his slutty girlfriend, and even his old poker buddies for solace, but all of them have real or imagined links back to the ill-fated trial that condemned his brother, thus aggravating Chet's psychosis. After viciously...
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Horror
Feature Films
by Robert N. Bradbury
movies
eye 5,696
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When Temple's miners strike gold they send Jake (Ed Brady) to file the claim. Dana (Charles King) is in the Recorder's office and overhears. He and his men kill Jake and forge new deeds. Now owning everything Dana tries to kick the Temple group off their land. But Jack (Addison Randall) and sidekick Lucky (Hal Price) are on hand and plan to help them fight back.
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Topics: Western, Adventure, Drama
Feature Films
by George P. Breakston, Dorrell McGowan
movies
eye 8,271
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From IMDb; A Communist spy ring in Japan is hard at work trying to sabotage the American war effort during the Korean War, using kidnapping, murder and a disturbed former kamikaze pilot. A U.S. secret agent, posing as a reporter, is dispatched to Tokyo to put a stop to these nefarious activities. Also see http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0044133/ Executive Producer was Melvin Belli. (THE Melvin Belli)
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Topics: Secret Agent, Korean War. Communist, Crime, Drama
Feature Films
movies
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A newspaper reporter, with a desparate need for $5,000, borrows the money from a "shady character." Years later the reporter is charged with a murder he did not commit. Spoiler alert, the truth comes out in the end, the bad guy gets what's coming to him, and the good guy has a bright future. There's a little drama along the way, but there's no treasure map. I found this on this website; with most of the opening credits missing, and too much hiss and crackle in the audio. I used a shot...
Topics: newspaper, crime, drama, 1931, murder, showgirl, suspect, detective, tiffany, lew cody, sally...
Film Noir
by Edward J. and Harry Lee Danziger
movies
eye 57,037
favorite 45
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The plot is about a shadowy group called the Crusaders, which has been organizing itself into a power center. Its poster shows a handsome Aryan lad against the waving American flag. Their slogan, "Join The Crusaders -- Fight for America!". The implication is clear...the Crusaders will be against anyone who doesn't look, sound or believe the way that Aryan poster boy does. When a columnist is killed while looking into the Crusaders, Howard Malloy finds himself appointed a special...
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Topics: Crime, Drama, Film-Noir
Feature Films
movies
eye 7,229
favorite 5
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You can read about this film on its IMDb page
Topics: drama, Freddie Bartholomew
Feature Films
by Paul Leder
movies
eye 8,104
favorite 8
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Ben, Edna and their baby daughter (Will Gregory, Gaye Gordon, Geraldine Leder) are headed to California when their car breaks down. Ben ventures off to the junkyard in search of a spare part to fix his car. Coincidentally, Harry (Paul Leder) the seedy junkyard owner has just been accused by the police of selling stolen auto parts, and claims that he gets his cars from someone else. Ben wanders into the junkyard just in time for Harry to frame him and use him as a scapegoat. When Ben doesn't...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Willis Kent
movies
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On the eve of his execution, a vice-rackets bigshot (Willy Castello) recalls his various exploits in crimes such as abortion and white slavery, in which he frequently operated under an alias.
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by L.E. Goetz, Willis Kent
movies
eye 8,718
favorite 7
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A man's (William Farnum) heavy drinking drives away his family and threatens to destroy his relationship with his little daughter (Peggy Lou Lynd).
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by B. Lawrence Price, Jr.
movies
eye 42,185
favorite 46
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AKA One Way Ticket to Hell Pert and pretty high school teen Cassandra Leigh (Barbara Marks) opts for the easy life of a pot-smoking biker in order to avoid the demands of her neurotic career mom (Lucille Price). When Cassandra's grades slip and her college plans fall by the wayside, she marries a love-smitten high school swain (Robert Norman). The devotion of her husband bores the young bride: she looks up her old thrill-seeking buddies and splits from home.
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Topics: Semidocumentary, Drama, Crime
Feature Films
by Harry S. Webb
movies
eye 3,293
favorite 5
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Foxes are mysteriously disappearing from fox farms and Agent Don (Dennis Moore) has been sent to investigate. Brad (George Chesebro) and Pete (Jimmy Aubrey) are the culprits and they are using a dog that can climb the security fence to steal the foxes. Don brings a dog with him and when Carol (Luana Walters) sees a dog stealing a fox, she accuses Don.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Drama, Rin Tin Tin, Jr.
Feature Films
by Sam Efrus
movies
eye 18,694
favorite 8
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AKA The Sea Ghost Greg Winters (Alan Hale), a disgraced World War 1 naval officer, is the Captain of a salvage-ship in New Orleans in 1925. He crosses paths with Evelyn Inchcape (Laura La Plante), a man-hating owner of a cabaret and the heir to a fortune, and Karl Ludwig (Peter Erkelenz), a former German submarine commander, searching for salvation on the docks of New Orleans.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Drama, War
Feature Films
by Stanley Kramer Productions
movies
eye 11,852
favorite 5
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The charismatic swordsman-poet helps another woo the woman he loves in this straightforward version of the play. - IMDB Description
Topics: Drama, Jose Ferrer, Movie Powder, avi
Feature Films
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favorite 20
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From IMDb: An amateur detective and a janitor try to find a kidnapped heiress.
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Topics: Crime Drama, Mystery, Monogram, Feature Films, 1940s
Feature Films
by Pine-Thomas Productions
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eye 4,551
favorite 6
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Stars - ROBERT LOWERY - PHYLLIS BROOKS - MARY TREEN - JOE SAWYER - ROGER PRYOR - RALPH SANFORD - EDWARD GARGAN 'A BLOCK-BUSTER OF HIGH TENSION THRILLS!' "Years after a terrible accident that claimed the life of a coworker, plant rigger Robert Lowery labors under the burden of being blamed for the employee's death. Suddenly, Lowery is afforded the opportunity to redeem his honor, and he seizes it." from TCM
Topics: adventure, drama
Feature Films
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When she was a little girl, she saw her father gunned down right in front of her. When she got older, she was tricked into taking the rap for a hit-and-run committed by her boyfriend. The experience left her bitter and so she puts her efforts into becoming a crime-boss. AKA "Paper Bullets".
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: crime, gangs, mob
Feature Films
by Jam Handy
movies
eye 4,524
favorite 6
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In her film debut, Patricia Morison plays the doe eyed daughter (Mary Jane) who yearned for a young car salesman (Martin Griffith) that was regularly getting into scrapes with the law. Her father forbid her to have anything to do with him, unless she could prove he was worthy as a man and as a car salesman.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Short, Drama
Feature Films
by Ted Richmond
movies
eye 9,165
favorite 8
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Beverly Blake (Virginia Vale), the 'Blonde Comet," and the daughter of a tire-manufacturer (William Halligan), gets behind the wheel of a race-car, and is soon tearing up the tracks and winning races in Italy, France and Germany (obviously prior to 1938 when those countries were no longer running international car races in Europe.)
Topics: Action, Drama
Feature Films
movies
eye 5,300
favorite 6
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Jack Haley is a reporter who finds himself mixed up with criminals in this comedy also known as "Scared Stiff".
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: crime, comedy, feature films
Film Noir
by Aubrey Schenck, James T. Vaughn
movies
eye 65,442
favorite 35
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Port of New York is a 1949 film shot in semidocumentary style. The film is notable for being Yul Brynner's first movie. The film tells the story of a customs and treasury agent out to stop the distribution of opium, that came in on a ship in the Port of New York but was smuggled off by drug dealers. The leader of the drug dealers is the suave Vicola (Brynner).
favoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: Semidocumentary, Crime, Drama, Film-Noir, Yul Brynner
Film Noir
by Bryan Foy
movies
eye 38,272
favorite 30
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The film tells the story of the U.S. Treasury Department who, with the aid of a counterfeiter, try to track down and stop of counterfeiting ring. The counterfeiter, Tris Stewart (Lloyd Bridges) serving time in prison, is released under the agreement that he will assist in the capture of the phoney money printers.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Semidocumentary, Drama, Crime, Film-Noir, Lloyd Bridges
Feature Films
by Sam Katzman
movies
eye 18,251
favorite 6
comment 2
A lumberjack (Bruce Bennett) knocks out a champion boxer in a brawl, gets drawn into the boxing world where he is unknowingly set up for a fixed fight.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Action, Adventure, Drama
Feature Films
by Nat Levine
movies
eye 47,093
favorite 8
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When Lt. "Wild Bill" Traynor (William Haines), bad boy of the Marine Corps, arrives at a San Diego Marine Base, he is surprised to discover he has been assigned to duty under his old rival, Captain Benton (Conrad Nagel). While eluding the advances of Rosita (Armida), a Latin dancer, Bill becomes involved with Benton's fiancee, Dorothy Manning (Esther Ralston), whom he quickly wins and Benton accepts the impending marriage.
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Topics: Action, Drama, Romance
Feature Films
by Maury M. Cohen
movies
eye 6,317
favorite 14
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When a mother (Claire McDowell) dies of heart failure in a doctor's office, the physician (Lew Cody), feeling somewhat guilty because he couldn't save her, takes an interest in the woman's young daughter, and makes her his ward, but his fiancé (Aileen Pringle) doesn't particularly like it. After he returns from a three-year engagement in Europe, the doctor discovers that his ward is now a beautiful, full-grown woman, and finds himself falling for her.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by B.P. Schulberg
movies
eye 5,146
favorite 9
comment 2
A young woman's husband has been imprisoned for a crime he didn't commit. In order to be near him to try to help him get his sentence overturned, she moves into a boardinghouse near the prison whose residents are the wives of inmates.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Eugene Frenke
movies
eye 8,802
favorite 13
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Anna Sten plays Nadine Nikolas, a Russian emigrant to the United States who is diligently studying for her citizenship qualification exam and employed as a laboratory assistant for a research chemist, Dr. Hite (Harry Davenport) who has developed a sort of pesticide that can also be a horribly lethal weapon. Some foreign power wants to get the formula, and the authorities suspect that Nadine is involved in the plot. She isn't, but she's ordered deported anyway.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Millard Lampell, Albert Schwartz
movies
eye 14,008
favorite 12
comment 1
In 1815, following his final defeat at Waterloo, French emperor Napoleon Bonaparte (Kenneth Haigh) arrives at St. Helena, the barren, wind-swept South Atlantic island to which the British and their allies have exiled him. Guarding Napoleon are troops led by English general Sir Hudson Lowe (Ralph Richardson), the island's governor. Although Lowe allows Napoleon and his small entourage his valet, Haitian bodyguard General Gourgaud (Moses Gunn), and chief aide Count Bertrand (Ferdy Mayne) and...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Leonard S. Picker
movies
eye 13,020
favorite 10
comment 2
When a sacred jungle idol is violated, the curse of a shark god follows a group of people. After a sea captain (Trevor Bardette) removes black pearls from a sacred native shrine, the curse of the shark god falls upon him and anyone else with whom he comes in contact with, according to the native legend. Disaster strikes everyone in the cast, except for the one person who will survive the curse. Based on the Herman Melville Novel.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Collier Young, Ida Lupino
movies
eye 26,284
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AKA Never Fear Directed, co-produced and written by Ida Lupino A dancer (Sally Forrest) who has just gotten engaged to her partner and choreographer (Keefe Brasselle) and is about to embark on a major career is devastated to learn that she has contracted polio.
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by William H. Pine, William C. Thomas
movies
eye 11,570
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A spy steals a secret military device, then hijacks an airliner to get away. The airliner crashes in the wilderness & the survivors are threatened by a raging forest fire.
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Jacques R. Marquette
movies
eye 14,802
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A teenage gas station attendant (Chuck Courtney) is obsessed with hot rods and racing. His Dad (Tyler McVey) objects to hot rod racing and thinks his son is a "crazy teenager!"
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by William Stephens
movies
eye 7,333
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Dr. Christian (Jean Hersholt) who runs the health department in a small town. He seeks to build a hospital, but is turned down by the mayor (Paul Harvey). The mayor decided that a highway would better suit the town than a new hospital.
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Stanley Bickman, Roger Corman
movies
eye 12,611
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After Frank's father, a night watchman, was murdered in the robbery of the warehouse that he was guarding, with the police knowing that it was the Hendricks mob who committed the murder but not having any evidence to arrest or convict them. Frank (John Brinkley) going all over town trying to find and join the Hendricks mob runs into to it and it's leader Alex Hendricks (Edwin Nelson).
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Maury M. Cohen
movies
eye 13,559
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An aging concert violinist ignored by his grown children who becomes a music teacher. His most promising student, with whom he intends to make a comeback, turns out to be his own grandson! You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page .
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Topic: drama
Feature Films
by Lon Young
movies
eye 6,958
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Chadburne Steel is run by two brothers, old men. They each have different plans for their sons. Curtis (Holmes Herbert) has put Ronald (William Blakewell) through college in style, and gives him a cushy executive job at the plant. John (Walter Walker) has a more twisted plan. He has given his son away at birth to a machinist and his wife. Phillip (Charles Starrett) has worked his way through college tending the furnace and doing rich kids laundry. Upon graduation, he puts Phillip in the lowest...
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by William T. Lackey
movies
eye 26,568
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John "Flint" Dawson (Lionel Atwill) is a down to earth steel mill general manager who loses control of his factory when he is crippled in an accident and manipulated by a lecherous lawyer and unfaithful wife to sign over his power of attorney. Destitute, he travels the country organizing the homeless to help him regain control of his factory.
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by B.F. Zeidman
movies
eye 29,614
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Taken from IMDB : Jimmy idolizes bootlegger Matt, and when he refuses to implicate his friend, he is sent to reform school. He befriends Shorty, a boy with a heart condition, and escapes to let the world know about the brutal conditions.
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Topic: Drama
Feature Films
by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
movies
eye 6,883
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Title: Eyes in the Night Summary: A blind detective and his seeing-eye dog investigate a murder and discover a Nazi plot. Directed by: Fred Zinnemann Actors: Edward Arnold, Ann Harding, Donna Reed Production Company: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) Release Date: 29 April 1943 (Mexico) Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1 Blind detective Duncan Maclain is visited by old friend Norma Lawry, looking for help in getting rid of one of her old beaus, who is courting Norma's 17-year old step-daughter. When the old beau...
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Topics: Crime, Mystery